February 1924 in Sport

Events in Sport

  • Feb 1 Soccer team VSV Tonido forms in Voorburg
  • Feb 4 1st Winter Olympic games close at Chamonix, France
  • Feb 10 Bucky Harris at 27, becomes youngest baseball manager (Washington Senators)
  • Feb 25 Marie Boyd scores 156 points in Maryland HS basketball game (163-3)

Birthdays in Sport

  • Feb 6 Billy Wright, English soccer player
  • Feb 8 Joe Black, baseball player
  • Feb 10 Bud (Norman) Poile, NHLer
  • Feb 19 Bruce Norris, NHL owner (Detroit Red Wings)
  • Feb 27 Norman Marshall, cricketer (brother of Roy, one Test for WI 1955)
  • Feb 29 Al Rosen, American baseball player (Cleveland Indians) and baseball executive, born in Spartanburg, South Carolina (d. 2015)